When the Lego Optimus Prime was launched, everyone was talking. It’s a Lego establishing set which actually transforms, very just like the overwhelming majority of Transformers. However when this set releases on June 1, a number of individuals are most definitely questioning “How lengthy does this take to place collectively?” Fortunately, we now have that reply for you.
Hasbro despatched us an Optimus Prime to put collectively and try, and whereas I’m not the usual Lego-Maniac, I’ve had a great deal of years of experience inserting collectively Lego models. So all-in-all, Optimus Prime took 3 hours, 31 minutes, and 27 seconds from start to finish. That options the question poised by the headline proper right here, nevertheless there’s additional to it than that.
Contained in the Optimus Prime discipline, there are 10 baggage full of Lego gadgets. Every bag locations collectively a portion of the Transformer–torso, legs, arms, and many others–and on frequent, each bag took about 21 minutes to complete. There have been occasional setbacks, like my eyesight getting worse as I grow to be outdated and by no means being able to identify gadgets immediately or the reality that I couldn’t observe instructions and put a bit inside the improper spot and wanted to backtrack. Beneath, you could uncover a breakdown of how prolonged it took me to put collectively each bag, along with some photos of the strategy alongside the way in which by which.
Lego Optimus Prime bag completion time:
- Bag 1: 21:09
- Bag 2: 20:08
- Bag 3: 15:43
- Bag 4: 25:04
- Bag 5: 26:32
- Bag 6: 21:36
- Bag 7: 19:43
- Bag 8: 23:49
- Bag 9: 17:22
- Bag 10: 20:21
Once more, this took a bit over three and a half hours to complete, and I glided by comparatively shortly, for my means stage. And reworking Optimus from robotic to semi-truck was comparatively easy. Nonetheless, I did have some factors with one in all many pivot-points sticking, and the torso of Optimus popped correct off. It wasn’t an unlimited deal, as a result of the decide clicked correct once more into place. And this was a heavy piece. I was very shocked with how loads heft this had when it was completely constructed. It’s an particularly cool-looking Lego set that any Transformer fan wish to have,
The Lego Optimus Prime is obtainable to purchase on June 1, with a ticket of $170, and also you’ll be capable of order it proper right here. It’s a 1,508 piece set, and aside from the Transformer, it comes with a few gear identical to the ion blaster, Autobot Matrix of Management, an Energon ax, Energon cube, and jetpack.